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Previous year's information bulletins may be accessed at http://www.dir.ca.gov/chswc/info_bulletin.html.

December 2007

CHSWC Releases "2007 Selected Indicators in Health and Safety and Workers' Compensation: A Report Card for Californians"

CHSWC Releases 2007 WOSHTEP Advisory Board Annual Report

Angie Wei Elected 2008 Chair of the California Commission on Health and Safety and Workers' Compensation

August 2007

August 9, 2007
CHSWC Approves the Release of the Study on "Split" Class Codes Abuse in Workers' Compensation

August 9, 2007
CHSWC Releases Study on Pay-for-Performance

August 9, 2007
CHSWC Approves the Release of the Study on Misrepresentation and Under-Classification of Workers' Compensation Premium

May 2007

May 15, 2007
CHSWC to Co-Sponsor AMA Guides Training in Northern and Southern California

May 1, 2007
CHSWC announces Safe Jobs for Youth Month, May 2007

April 2007

April 27, 2007
Kristen Schwenkmeyer elected 2007 Chair of the California Commission on Health and Safety and Workers' Compensation

April 27, 2007
Labor Occupational Health Program, UC Berkeley, and Labor Occupational Safety and Health Program, UCLA, are Awarded WOSHTEP Contracts from the Commission on Health and Safety and Workers' Compensation

April 27, 2007
CHSWC approves release of background paper on Uninsured Employer Benefits Trust Fund

April 27, 2007
CHSWC approves report and recommendations on the Spinal Surgery Second-Opinion process

April 27, 2007
CHSWC approves the release of the Return-to-Work Roundtable Summary of November 17, 2006

April 27, 2007
California partnership for Young Worker Health and Safety awarded contract from the Commission on Health and Safety and Workers' Compensation

April 27, 2007
CHSWC approves the release of the 24-Hour Care Roundtable Summary of December 7, 2006

April 27, 2007
CHSWC releases updated guidebook for Injured Workers, Third edition in Spanish

April 9, 2007
Two new Commissioners appointed to CHSWC

February 2007

February 23, 2007
CHSWC draft 24-hour care roundtable report

February 23, 2007
CHSWC approves release of draft background paper on UEBTF

February 23, 2007
CHSWC approves report and recommendations on the spinal surgery second-opinion process

February 8, 2007
CHSWC releases updated guidebook for injured workers

February 8, 2007
The Commission on Health and Safety and Workers' Compensation announces the 2007 Young Worker Leadership Academy in Northern California

January 2007

January 17, 2007
The Commission on Health and Safety and Workers' Compensation announces the 2007 Young Worker Leadership Academy in Northern California


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